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Columbia Water & Light testing lake after report for EPA


Columbia Water & Light testing lake after report for EPA

After a study done for the Environmental Protection Agency declared a Columbia lake a "high" rating for hazard potential, the city's Water & Light Department is beginning top study just how the lake was built.

MU continues adding resources to enhance campus safety

Two weeks have passed since University of Virginia student Hannah Graham went missing.

Scout project enhances 1st Ward area

In an effort to lower crime, city leaders have said they want to improve parts of Columbia.  One Scout spent his Monday off of school doing just that -- helping out a central Columbia community by digging in the dirt.  "Just knowing that what you've done will  impact everyone else is such a good feeling," said…

Cole County man dies after being infected with rabies

A 52-year-old Cole County man is dead after apparently contracting rabies.

Director of Social Services grilled by lawmakers

Monday, State Representatives on the Appropriations Committee asked Department of Social Services Director Brian Kinkade along with three other members of Social Services what the "glitch" actually is.

Accused Callaway Co. killer declines right to trial, attorney after admitting to parole violation

The man accused of killing a 6-year-old Callaway County boy last month appeared in Boone County court Monday.

Columbia Police investigating shooting near connector

Columbia Police are investigating a s shooting in the 1600 block Hanover Blvd, just north of the I-70/Hwy. 63 connector.

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Trial continued for Mid-Missouri kidnapping suspect

The man accused of kidnapping his girlfriend and leading police on a multi-day, multi-state manhunt went before a judge Monday afternoon.

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Manhunt Monday: Mid-Missouri's most wanted September 29

Every Monday, ABC 17 News partners with Shelby's Watch to highlight some of Mid-Missouri's most wanted. 

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Grand jury gets 2nd case on Ferguson officer

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis County grand jury will review another case involving the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old.

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Hong Kong's leader: China won't back down

Thousands of protesters clamoring for full democracy in Hong Kong stood their ground Tuesday even as the head of its government said China won't give in to their demands.

Protesters camped out with masks, protective goggles and plastic raincoats on t...

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